Frequently Asked Questions

What is the purpose of the Alabama Department of Rehabilitation Services?

The mission of the Alabama Department of Rehabilitation Services is “to enable children and adults with disabilities to achieve their maximum potential..”

Who is eligible for services from the Alabama Department of Rehabilitation Services?

Each program has different eligibility criteria, but generally each program is designed to assist people with disabilities and their families.

What types of services are available through ADRS?

Types of services vary according to program.

Is there any cost for services from ADRS?

Not generally, but some programs may require a consumer to participate in the costs of a rehabilitation service.

Where are services provided?

Services are available in all 67 Alabama counties. 

How do I apply or make a referral for services?

To apply or make a referral for services, contact the office serving your area by using the Office Locations feature of this website.